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UpInArms Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-01-10 03:05 PM
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44. amazing that there were enough
brain cells functioning to put fingers to keyboard. I'm not certain how that person(?) found its way to this forum, but ... once again - kudos to the moderators

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  -Intel officer: CIA officers' deaths will be avenged Arrowhead2k1  Jan-01-10 03:41 AM   #0 
  - Endless cycle of violence coming up  daleo   Jan-01-10 03:45 AM   #1 
  - "Coming up"?  G Gordon Libby   Jan-01-10 04:03 AM   #2 
  - the cavemen never stop beating their chests and "avenging" deaths in their clan  ima_sinnic   Jan-01-10 04:04 AM   #3 
  - +1000%  defendandprotect   Jan-01-10 09:17 AM   #26 
  - as the old adage goes...  OKDem08   Jan-01-10 04:05 AM   #4 
  - Spoken like a true terrorist  frog92969   Jan-01-10 04:09 AM   #5 
  - i avenge you, you avenge me  scarface2004   Jan-01-10 04:21 AM   #6 
  - Are they going to waterboard the guy who blew himself up?  Sancho   Jan-01-10 05:45 AM   #7 
  - That's the way to do it  atreides1   Jan-01-10 07:09 AM   #8 
  - Maybe CIA officials should hold their weddings in Afghanistan, that'll show those primitives  MetaTrope   Jan-01-10 07:11 AM   #9 
  - "We will obliterate the Na'Vi." - Xe  SpiralHawk   Jan-01-10 07:14 AM   #10 
  - +1  shadowknows69   Jan-01-10 10:57 AM   #35 
  - If any other corp was as inept as the CIA has been for the last 20+ years...  Frank Cannon   Jan-01-10 07:19 AM   #11 
  - No, what would happen in today's corporate economy is they'd get a government bailout.  Selatius   Jan-01-10 07:47 AM   #16 
  - Yep, that's it, vengeance. That's the "strategy".  bemildred   Jan-01-10 07:23 AM   #12 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-01-10 07:31 AM   #13 
  - The CIA wants us all dead? nt  bemildred   Jan-01-10 07:33 AM   #14 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-01-10 07:48 AM   #17 
        - So was your son the 'intelligence' agent who invited the  Bluenorthwest   Jan-01-10 08:04 AM   #18 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-01-10 09:19 AM   #27 
        - This, coming from a person  tabasco   Jan-01-10 09:33 AM   #30 
        - The presence of your son in Afghanistan  ronnie624   Jan-01-10 10:18 AM   #31 
        - This is a fine question, and early in the news coverage, it was mentioned  mbperrin   Jan-02-10 10:16 AM   #82 
        - Well, enjoy your pizza. nt  bemildred   Jan-01-10 08:18 AM   #19 
           - that was one disturbed poster  UpInArms   Jan-01-10 12:26 PM   #38 
              - With poor language skills too.  bemildred   Jan-01-10 01:12 PM   #42 
              - Bush-like, in other words. nt  bemildred   Jan-01-10 01:12 PM   #43 
              - amazing that there were enough  UpInArms   Jan-01-10 03:05 PM   #44 
              - Another suicide poster  saigon68   Jan-02-10 05:33 AM   #71 
  - If the CIA studies the region's history, they'd know that these people have never given up to anyone  Selatius   Jan-01-10 07:45 AM   #15 
  - Neither had Japan.  Pavulon   Jan-01-10 12:41 PM   #41 
  - Unfortunately. . . . .  Tansy_Gold   Jan-01-10 08:37 PM   #65 
  - Japan was solved with nukes, not on the ground. Do you plan do nuke Afghanistan?  conspirator   Jan-02-10 07:01 AM   #72 
  - No Japan was destroyed with strategic bombing  Pavulon   Jan-02-10 09:30 AM   #75 
  - Proxy war with USSR. Proxy war with Bin Laden/Al Qaida.  No Elephants   Jan-02-10 09:46 AM   #79 
  - Might want to check the pipeline construction announced in the area  mbperrin   Jan-02-10 10:33 AM   #86 
  - We did,. But then we said, "Thank you, Sir. May I have another?"  No Elephants   Jan-02-10 09:43 AM   #78 
  - A Merc I Met Stated Something SImilar  fascisthunter   Jan-02-10 04:14 PM   #94 
  - if you bothered reading it in context Vengeance = competence; Best revenge is performing well!  stray cat   Jan-01-10 08:30 AM   #20 
  - Seems arguable.  bemildred   Jan-01-10 08:41 AM   #24 
  - Yeah, but we know what they really mean, don't we? n/t  ronnie624   Jan-01-10 11:31 AM   #37 
  - The link did not work for me, but the CIA should not be making announcements of this kind,  No Elephants   Jan-02-10 09:51 AM   #80 
  - if you bothered reading it in context Vengeance = competence; Best revenge is performing well!  stray cat   Jan-01-10 08:30 AM   #21 
  - Let me guess, their gonna burn down a village and say that Al-Qaeda operatives were there.  Crowman1979   Jan-01-10 08:32 AM   #22 
  - "The CIA considers contractors to be officers."  UpInArms   Jan-01-10 08:36 AM   #23 
  - They are mercenaries--soldiers for profit.  IndianaGreen   Jan-01-10 10:57 AM   #34 
  - "not even protected persons"?  boppers   Jan-01-10 06:33 PM   #56 
     - International does not protect mercenaries, for good reason  IndianaGreen   Jan-01-10 07:14 PM   #59 
        - Uhm, CIA folks are usually protected under Geneva Protocol I, article 47.  boppers   Jan-01-10 07:27 PM   #61 
           - All of Section 2, including subsection (d), is simply the definition of what a mercenary is.  No Elephants   Jan-02-10 09:34 AM   #76 
           - Blackwater employees, who are citizens of nations party to the conflict, could qualify as non-merc..  boppers   Jan-02-10 08:23 PM   #96 
           - If everyone who violates the Geneva and Hague Conventions were prosecuted: then Fewer War Crimes.  bkohatlanta   Jan-03-10 07:02 AM   #100 
  - Losses HAVE been piling up for years, except for the war profiteers -  mbperrin   Jan-02-10 10:39 AM   #87 
  - Heinrich Himmler ordered  The abyss   Jan-01-10 08:54 AM   #25 
  - That really has nothing to do with this.  No Elephants   Jan-02-10 09:38 AM   #77 
  - How utterly predictable!  City Lights   Jan-01-10 09:24 AM   #28 
  - The Afghans are still the freedom fighters  pjt7   Jan-01-10 09:28 AM   #29 
  - So now we have "for profit" officers? How is that possible?  OregonBlue   Jan-01-10 10:44 AM   #32 
  - Because we aim to make war-profiteers above the law.  azul   Jan-01-10 06:40 PM   #57 
  - We can't come anywhere near the Afghans when it comes to blood feuds  IndianaGreen   Jan-01-10 10:55 AM   #33 
  - Panetta said Contract extended.  sattahipdeep   Jan-01-10 11:08 AM   #36 
  - Absolutely no sympathy for the two contractors!!  LiberalFighter   Jan-01-10 12:30 PM   #39 
  - You have a job right? Their job is to follow orders from the people we elected  Pavulon   Jan-01-10 12:36 PM   #40 
     - I stand by my statements!  LiberalFighter   Jan-01-10 03:10 PM   #45 
     - Yep, easy to make a life and death call  Pavulon   Jan-01-10 04:15 PM   #50 
     - People choose to work for the CIA. They could get jobs elsewhere.  Flaneur   Jan-01-10 03:13 PM   #46 
     - People need to do the job.  Pavulon   Jan-01-10 04:12 PM   #49 
        - No, people DO NOT need to do that job. That's the fuckin gproblem.  Flaneur   Jan-01-10 04:30 PM   #51 
           - That was my job, some one had to to do it. Please stop killing bosnians  Pavulon   Jan-01-10 04:44 PM   #52 
              - We were killing people around the world a long time before the events you mention..  Fumesucker   Jan-01-10 07:10 PM   #58 
              - Greece is not part of the warsaw pact, the Hilton in Hanoi takes AMEX  Pavulon   Jan-01-10 08:10 PM   #63 
                 - The dude on the big PA said to avoid the brown acid, man..  Fumesucker   Jan-01-10 08:45 PM   #67 
              - I think I get it.  ronnie624   Jan-02-10 12:50 AM   #68 
     - How do you know who elected these war criminals?  Hardrada   Jan-02-10 03:45 AM   #69 
     - I agree.  bonniebee   Jan-02-10 11:31 AM   #91 
  - "Avenge?" So if we avenge the deaths of our people, it's acceptable...  truth2power   Jan-01-10 03:51 PM   #47 
  - Ahh, thank gawd for clarity! Class, your homework assignment is to  mbperrin   Jan-02-10 10:45 AM   #89 
     - I'm probably the only person in the world who didn't see "Red Dawn"..  truth2power   Jan-02-10 02:08 PM   #92 
        - You really should. My kids first always think it's about Americans  mbperrin   Jan-02-10 02:21 PM   #93 
  - that's the same thing THEIR terrorists are saying about the ME bombings  Doctor_J   Jan-01-10 03:55 PM   #48 
  - And CIA operatives' lives are more important than soldiers' lives because???  Politicub   Jan-01-10 05:21 PM   #53 
  - CIA agents are drawn from the well educated middle and upper classes  daleo   Jan-01-10 05:57 PM   #54 
  - Bingo! This was particularly true in the 1950s, CIA was full of Skull & Bones  IndianaGreen   Jan-01-10 07:16 PM   #60 
  - One of the CIA agents was my husband's nephew.  bonniebee   Jan-02-10 08:53 AM   #73 
  - Sorry for your loss, but an employee of Blackwater is not a CIA agent.  No Elephants   Jan-02-10 10:17 AM   #83 
  - Blackwater employees are not CIA operatives. The fact that the CIA considers them to be means zero.  No Elephants   Jan-02-10 10:10 AM   #81 
  - Um, somebody should inform that pitiful excuse for a human that THEY  Lorien   Jan-01-10 06:25 PM   #55 
  - Will we get to see  NeoConsSuck   Jan-01-10 07:59 PM   #62 
  - I always wondered why they did not ring falluja  Pavulon   Jan-01-10 08:16 PM   #64 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jan-01-10 08:38 PM   #66 
     - You would have destroyed an entire city with strategic bombers  The abyss   Jan-02-10 05:39 PM   #95 
  - Avenge? We aren't supposed to avenge. Our system is supposed to bring legal justice. Not revenge!  Kablooie   Jan-02-10 03:59 AM   #70 
  - Ah, yes. Dummya did say we were in Iraq to bring them democracy and the rule of law.  No Elephants   Jan-02-10 10:33 AM   #85 
  - Government employees publicly vowing to avenge the deaths of Blackwater thugs?  No Elephants   Jan-02-10 09:29 AM   #74 
  - LOL. Looks like hundreds, perhaps thousands of innocent civilians are going to die in this revenge.  tom_paine   Jan-02-10 10:20 AM   #84 
  - and in "good faith", no doubt  Solly Mack   Jan-02-10 10:42 AM   #88 
  - Accoding to Charlie Wilson's War, our involvement in Afghanistan  hedgehog   Jan-02-10 10:52 AM   #90 
  - They're going to avenge themselves on a dead guy. Brilliant, just brilliant. - n/t  primavera   Jan-02-10 08:43 PM   #97 
  - Oh, lord  Sultana   Jan-02-10 08:49 PM   #98 
  - "Avenged"? Damn, can we get some adults in the house? What is this, a cheap video game? nt  ProgressIn2008   Jan-03-10 12:50 AM   #99 
 

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